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"When you pray, you say Father!"

Posted on February 28, 2018

Three preachers sat discussing the best positions for prayer while a telephone repairman worked nearby. "Kneeling is definitely best," claimed one. "No," another contended. "I get the best results...

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"Lord... Teach Us to Pray"

Posted on February 21, 2018

A journalist in Jerusalem saw an old man fervently praying at the “Wailing Wall”. He was taken aback by the old man's sincerity and persistence. The journalist asked, “How long...

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"Thoughts on Prayer..."

Posted on February 14, 2018

Here are some preliminary thoughts about prayer as we begin this sermon series.

*       Prayer is not a religious ritual.

*       Real...

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"Hell … Either it is or it isn’t!"

Posted on January 10, 2018

32 years ago, a middle-aged woman visited our church. Back then it was 1st Baptist. It was located right next to the athletic field. I greeted her before the service started. She seemed like a nice...

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"Bad Guys Win Again?"

Posted on December 19, 2017

The “Christmas Story”, as we have come to know it, has two main authors: Luke and Matthew.  Luke’s account of the incarnation ends with Simeon, the prophet, pronouncing this...

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